The landlord said this mornin' to me
Let's have that key, this rent ain't free
I can't live on nothin', you see
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Pack up your bags and skidoo, you
I'm just waitin' for my Bill to get home
He's my honey from the honeycomb
He said that he'd never leave me alone this mornin', because it's
CHORUS: Movin' day, movin' day
Rip the carpet right off of the floor
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Get on your overcoat and get out the door
It's movin' day, pack up your bags and get away
If you can't pay your rent you got to live out in a tent
It's moo-oo-oovin' day
Bill come back all covered with snow
I said, "Hello. Let's have some dough.
Here's the landlord waitin' for rent."
Bill says, "I ain't got a cent. No."
Try and catch me, mister landlord man,
I'll be leavin' just as soon as I can
I'm goin' back to Dixieland this mornin', because it's ...
From Delaware Water Gap; Charlie Poole
TUNE FILE: MOVINDAY
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